The Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine invites applications for the postdoctoral Fellowship in Advanced Biomedical Ethics. The mission of this 2-year Fellowship is to train scholars and future leaders in academic biomedical ethics. Appointments will commence in summer 2016.
Fellows will participate fully in the life of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, which is among the world’s leading bioethics departments. They will have full access to the intellectual resources of the larger Penn community.
Fellows will receive a generous annual stipend, benefits, full tuition for a master’s degree in bioethics, and funds for academic books and travel.
The core fellowship experience will consist of:
Applications are invited from scholars with doctoral degrees in hand (MDs, PhDs or equivalent, JDs), or who will receive such degrees by May of the year in which they apply to the fellowship. Doctorates may be in any relevant field, including but not limited to philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, economics or anthropology. Prior experience in bioethics is not required.
Applications are not being accepted at this time. The application period for the class entering in the summer/fall of 2017 will open in early October, 2016; applications will be due by Monday, December 5.
Please check back in early October 2016 for additional details.
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